Pro Pundit Teams

How to use teams’ specific weaknesses to pick the right FPL assets

Despite selling Jamie Vardy (£10.3m) for a hit on Friday, Gameweek 12 turned out to be a pretty good one for me.

After taking my second minus four of the season to accommodate Mohamed Salah (£12.3m), I returned a total of 70 points and as a result, now sit 202,736th overall, with my Wildcard still intact.

So, as focus turns to Gameweek 13, I’m going to have a look at where teams have been conceding most of their chances from this season, in the hope of identifying one or two transfer targets for the Christmas period. 

I’ll then have a closer look at some of the players who stood out, and also discuss plans going forward.

WHERE TEAMS CONCEDE THE MOST CHANCES FROM

Using data from the Premium Members Area, I’ve had a look at where each team is most susceptible to conceding chances. This is something I like to keep track of during the season, in an attempt to find out which fantasy options can exploit those weaknesses. 

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  1. Who are all Lukakus
    • 4 Years
    4 months, 6 days ago

    Price changes when? Still time to transfer now?

    1. Atwood
      • 10 Years
      4 months, 6 days ago

      Around half past. You've got 15 minutes.

    2. Vazza
        4 months, 6 days ago

        You have less than 10 mins. So hurry up!

        1. Gasa
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • 3 Years
          4 months, 6 days ago

          already changed an hour ago

          1. dang_wood_chuck
              4 months, 6 days ago

              oof then who changed?

              1. dang_wood_chuck
                  4 months, 6 days ago

                  Team:
                  Mccarthy (Nyland)
                  Chilwell, Cancelo, Coufal (KWP, Ayling)
                  Salah, Son, KDB, Bruno. (Burke)
                  Welbeck, Watkins, Bamford.
                  GTG?
                  0.7 ITB
                  1 FT
                  what should i do?
                  i need advice plz

              2. TorresMagic™
                • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                • Has Moderation Rights
                • 11 Years
                4 months, 6 days ago

                Changes in 7 minutes

                1. dang_wood_chuck
                    4 months, 6 days ago

                    oh ok

          2. Atwood
            • 10 Years
            4 months, 6 days ago

            2FT's and 0.3 spare
            Jota out. Who in? Use both FT's?

            Martinez
            Robertson - Justin - Chilwell
            De Bruyne - Grealish - Bruno - Jota
            Vardy - Wilson - DCL

            KWP - Dallas - Bissouma

            1. dang_wood_chuck
                4 months, 6 days ago

                i think you should go for robbo to cresswell for this week, and next week go jota for son
                start dallas this week
                Now for my question.
                Team:
                Mccarthy (Nyland)
                Chilwell, Cancelo, Coufal (KWP, Ayling)
                Salah, Son, KDB, Bruno. (Burke)
                Welbeck, Watkins, Bamford.
                GTG?
                0.7 ITB
                1 FT

                1. Atwood
                  • 10 Years
                  4 months, 6 days ago

                  I'm not holding Jota for another week.

                  That's the cheekiest of RMT's too. I'd hold the FT I think.

                  1. dang_wood_chuck
                      4 months, 6 days ago

                      robbo isnt going to get much clean sheets and cresswell has a double gw coming up, plus no spurs is going to hurt you, i guess you could switch to son this week. He might score some points against liverpool.

                2. Nay08
                    4 months, 6 days ago

                    depend on your progressive plan or your rival in mini-league. but I would look at west ham or Southampton assets (Bowen, Fornals, Soucek, JWP). I personally won't use both FT unless necessary or the fixture/form of your target looks great, just in case something like injury happens the next week.

                    1. Atwood
                      • 10 Years
                      4 months, 6 days ago

                      Yeah, thinking Jota > Bowen and hold the second. Sort of weirdly tempted by Raphinha too.

                3. nerd_is_the_werd
                  • 1 Year
                  4 months, 6 days ago

                  Who scores more this coming gameweek?
                  Fernandes or Sterling.

                  1. Keep Calm and Play On
                    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                    • 5 Years
                    4 months, 6 days ago

                    Bruno

                4. Keep Calm and Play On
                  • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                  • 5 Years
                  4 months, 6 days ago

                  Bottomed...Evening all

                  A) Robbo, Son to 4.5 (CTaylor maybe?) and KDB (-4)
                  B) Salah to KDB
                  C) Save FT and hide for city game

                  Cheers

                  1. F4L
                    • 6 Years
                    4 months, 6 days ago

                    Probably C, not worth taking out good players just for one GW.

                  2. Sanchit
                    • 5 Years
                    4 months, 6 days ago

                    B

                5. F4L
                  • 6 Years
                  4 months, 6 days ago

                  Damn, didn't know United and City both have tough League Cup fixtures next midweek as well. Can even see Bruno getting a rest soon again.

                  1. komodosam
                    • 1 Year
                    4 months, 6 days ago

                    Well, then Bruno would get rested in the League Cup game for van de Beek.

                    1. F4L
                      • 6 Years
                      4 months, 6 days ago

                      depends if Ole is desperate to win a trophy.

                6. Chelsea91
                  • 2 Years
                  4 months, 6 days ago

                  Play Kane or Raphinha?

                  1. F4L
                    • 6 Years
                    4 months, 6 days ago

                    😀 Can you not play both?

                    1. Chelsea91
                      • 2 Years
                      4 months, 6 days ago

                      Mendy
                      Robbo,Chilwell,Walker
                      Salah,Zaha,Grealish,JWP
                      Kane,Wilson,DCL

                      Button Raphinha,Dallas,Douglas

                      This the team

                      1. F4L
                        • 6 Years
                        4 months, 6 days ago

                        That's rough, probably Raphinha then.

                        1. Chelsea91
                          • 2 Years
                          4 months, 6 days ago

                          yes would want to play him but most of the kane owner will start him

                      2. Nay08
                          4 months, 6 days ago

                          still Kane. I won't be benching a player at his caliber, regardless of the fixture. too big of money to waste on the bench. unless something like an injury happens of course.

                    2. Gasa
                      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                      • 3 Years
                      4 months, 6 days ago

                      Kane, ofc

                      1. Chelsea91
                        • 2 Years
                        4 months, 6 days ago

                        thanks

                    3. Atwood
                      • 10 Years
                      4 months, 6 days ago

                      Kane...obviously

                      1. Chelsea91
                        • 2 Years
                        4 months, 6 days ago

                        thanks

                    4. Peaky Blinders
                      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                      4 months, 6 days ago

                      Kate 100%

                      1. Peaky Blinders
                        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                        4 months, 6 days ago

                        Kane

                        1. Chelsea91
                          • 2 Years
                          4 months, 6 days ago

                          thanks

                  2. Gasa
                    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                    • 3 Years
                    4 months, 6 days ago

                    Choose one:

                    Targett or Konsa?

                    1. ALI_G
                      • 3 Years
                      4 months, 6 days ago

                      went for Konz as Target has 4 YC

                    2. F4L
                      • 6 Years
                      4 months, 6 days ago

                      Konsa

                    3. Chelsea91
                      • 2 Years
                      4 months, 6 days ago

                      Konsa

                  3. Bad Kompany
                    • 3 Years
                    4 months, 6 days ago

                    Start Cresswell or Lamptey?

                    1. Keep Calm and Play On
                      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                      • 5 Years
                      4 months, 6 days ago

                      Lamptey

                    2. Chelsea91
                      • 2 Years
                      4 months, 6 days ago

                      Lam

                    3. Bad Kompany
                      • 3 Years
                      4 months, 6 days ago

                      Is there any worry of a cameo?

                      1. Nay08
                          4 months, 6 days ago

                          I think if he gets rested because of injury worries, he won't get any minutes at all imo. I will play Creswell tho. fixture not bad, and set pieces.

                      2. Gun gun
                        • 4 Years
                        4 months, 6 days ago

                        Start lamptey?? Lol of course start cresswell

                    4. SpagBol
                      • 4 Years
                      4 months, 6 days ago

                      Hey guys, need some thoughts on this...
                      _____________________________________________________________
                      Martinez
                      Robbo Chilwell Lamptey*
                      Salah KDB Bruno Grealish
                      DCL Bamford Watkins

                      Button | Kilman Phillips Bissouma
                      _____________________________________________________________

                      I have 2FT and need to fix up my defence. What option do I do and why?

                      A) Robbo + Kilman to James + Dias
                      OR
                      B) Chilwell + Kilman to James + Coufal
                      OR
                      C) Anything else?

                      1. Major League Shocker
                        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                        • 1 Year
                        4 months, 6 days ago

                        A

                      2. Gabbiadini
                        • 3 Years
                        4 months, 6 days ago

                        I'd downgrade Robbo and have $ to upgrade Watkins after gw15.

                      3. Nay08
                          4 months, 6 days ago

                          because you already have chilwell, I won't advise taking James on this busy Christmas run as he might rotate with azpi. consider creswell. I would also advise Southampton def but the fixtures not looking well. so maybe Leeds.

                      4. 420king
                        • 6 Years
                        4 months, 6 days ago

                        Who starts for Man Utd at left back this GW? Shaw or Telles?

                        1. TorresMagic™
                          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                          • Has Moderation Rights
                          • 11 Years
                          4 months, 6 days ago

                          Telles as Sheffield don't do much in attack.

                          1. HD7
                            • 4 Years
                            4 months, 6 days ago

                            I see your logic. Hope Ole also sees it

                          2. 420king
                            • 6 Years
                            4 months, 6 days ago

                            Thanks!

                        2. komodosam
                          • 1 Year
                          4 months, 6 days ago

                          Should be Telles as Shaw played in the last two games and has just returned from injury.

                          1. 420king
                            • 6 Years
                            4 months, 6 days ago

                            Thank you.

                      5. Shark Team
                        • 3 Years
                        4 months, 6 days ago

                        Someone of Bruno KDB Salah has to be left out at least for the next couple of gws and then get him back for -4

                        1. TorresMagic™
                          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                          • Has Moderation Rights
                          • 11 Years
                          4 months, 6 days ago

                          The one you won't captain.

                      6. Shark Team
                        • 3 Years
                        4 months, 6 days ago

                        How many more pts than Dier does R.James scores over the Christmas period

                        1. TorresMagic™
                          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                          • Has Moderation Rights
                          • 11 Years
                          4 months, 6 days ago

                          How long is a piece of string?
                          Dier might beat James.

                        2. Nay08
                            4 months, 6 days ago

                            in this busy period, i can see James rotate with azpi, so I favor Dier.

                        3. Tsparkes10
                          • 2 Years
                          4 months, 6 days ago

                          A) Salah to KDB
                          B) Son, Podence to Mahrez, Torress (-4) bench DCL
                          C) Werner, Podence to Watkins, Mahrez (-4) bench DCL

                          1. Bad Kompany
                            • 3 Years
                            4 months, 6 days ago

                            Why do you want to bench DCL

                        4. Disturbed
                          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                          • 7 Years
                          4 months, 6 days ago

                          Start Dallas or Lamptey?

                          1. Gabbiadini
                            • 3 Years
                            4 months, 6 days ago

                            I like Dallas, 0.2 cheaper.

                          2. TorresMagic™
                            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                            • Has Moderation Rights
                            • 11 Years
                            4 months, 6 days ago

                            Dallas

                        5. TorresMagic™
                          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                          • Has Moderation Rights
                          • 11 Years
                          4 months, 6 days ago

                          Hurry, 3 minutes...

                        6. HD7
                          • 4 Years
                          4 months, 6 days ago

                          To all KDB and Bruno owners. Who will you C and why?

                          1. MOZIL
                            • 4 Years
                            4 months, 6 days ago

                            KDB, home fixture

                            1. HD7
                              • 4 Years
                              4 months, 6 days ago

                              Yeah but Bruno is at his best away currently, right?

                              1. MOZIL
                                • 4 Years
                                4 months, 6 days ago

                                MC is more stable i think

                          2. Bad Kompany
                            • 3 Years
                            4 months, 6 days ago

                            KDB. City is better at breaking down teams sitting deep. Both are playing the same position, on pens, and are central to their teams. Both should definitely start but could come off a little early

                          3. Gabbiadini
                            • 3 Years
                            4 months, 6 days ago

                            Bruno, greater responsibility in their team's play.

                          4. LSK
                            • 3 Years
                            4 months, 6 days ago

                            Bruno. No real reason, just think he’ll score more points this week.

                          5. komodosam
                            • 1 Year
                            4 months, 6 days ago

                            I don't own KDB, but even if I did I would still captain Bruno. He's scored double digits in every away game he's started in, and he's up against one of the worst keepers in the league.

                        7. dezille
                          • 3 Years
                          4 months, 6 days ago

                          Start Soucek or Lamptey?

                        8. Ragabolly
                          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                          • 11 Years
                          4 months, 6 days ago

                          Risers: De Bruyne (11.9) Fernandes (11.0) Maddison (7.1) Bamford (6.3) Balbuena (4.5)

                          Fallers: Ighalo (6.1) Praet (5.4) Diangana (5.2) Coady (4.9) Sokratis (4.8) Ramsdale (4.7) Egan (4.7) Obafemi (4.6) Thomas (4.2)

                          1. Bad Kompany
                            • 3 Years
                            4 months, 6 days ago

                            Cheers! 3 up

                          2. Reeker
                            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                            • 7 Years
                            4 months, 6 days ago

                            Thanks Ragabolly

                          3. Dino
                            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                            • 11 Years
                            4 months, 6 days ago

                            Why are these not shown in the hit topics bar anymore? Cheers BTW

                            1. TorresMagic™
                              • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                              • Has Moderation Rights
                              • 11 Years
                              4 months, 6 days ago

                              Always are.

                          4. SpagBol
                            • 4 Years
                            4 months, 6 days ago

                            3-0 like most people probably

                          5. TorresMagic™
                            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                            • Has Moderation Rights
                            • 11 Years
                            4 months, 6 days ago

                            Cheers Ragabolly!

                          6. LSK
                            • 3 Years
                            4 months, 6 days ago

                            4-0. Thanks!

                          7. waldo666
                            • 10 Years
                            4 months, 6 days ago

                            Cheers Ragabolly.

                          8. Daniel - When to BB?
                            • 11 Years
                            4 months, 6 days ago

                            Carnage

                          9. Giggs Boson
                            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                            • 9 Years
                            4 months, 6 days ago

                            Thanks Ragabot.

                            Really like the look of Maddison. Just a shame about the fixtures.

                            One to pick up in GW19 maybe, depends how the blanks/DGW affects transfers..

                        9. Bad Kompany
                          • 3 Years
                          4 months, 6 days ago

                          Any worries of a lamptey cameo?

                          1. SpagBol
                            • 4 Years
                            4 months, 6 days ago

                            thats why im torn between starting him or Coufal

                            1. Bad Kompany
                              • 3 Years
                              4 months, 6 days ago

                              Same but it’s him or cresswell for me

                              1. CBonci
                                • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                                • 5 Years
                                4 months, 6 days ago

                                I’d go Cresswell

                          2. Wild Rover
                            • 10 Years
                            4 months, 6 days ago

                            If I had to choose I'd play Coufal anyway

                        10. FFFoxy
                          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                          • 6 Years
                          4 months, 6 days ago

                          Mount or Lookman?

                          1. TorresMagic™
                            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                            • Has Moderation Rights
                            • 11 Years
                            4 months, 6 days ago

                            Nice bit of change.

                            1. FFFoxy
                              • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                              • 6 Years
                              4 months, 6 days ago

                              Looking at some differential Jota replacements. Both have a decent next 3 fixtures (more so lookman)

                              Mount on corners & fk’s (big set piece threat)

                              Tempted to go mount but the opposition is better (wov,WHM,ars). Whereas Fulham play (BRI,new,SOU)

                          2. The Dead Parrots
                            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                            • 2 Years
                            4 months, 6 days ago

                            Lookman to save coin

                        11. Reeker
                          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                          • 7 Years
                          4 months, 6 days ago

                          I just feel it's an ideal situation for Man United to not have to worry about the other team actually putting up a fight and can focus on attacking

                        12. OneDennisBergkamp
                          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                          • 5 Years
                          4 months, 6 days ago

                          could KDB be rested?

                        13. Will J 256
                          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                          4 months, 6 days ago

                          Is this bench too expensive?
                          Forster, Soucek, Lamptey, Ayling

                          1. nerd_is_the_werd
                            • 1 Year
                            4 months, 6 days ago

                            Nope, looks fine to me.

                            1. SmasherLagru
                              • 1 Year
                              4 months, 6 days ago

                              No

                        14. nerd_is_the_werd
                          • 1 Year
                          4 months, 6 days ago

                          A lot of people saying KDB won't be rested v WBA, but any chance he could be?
                          Would be irritating to (c), then have him benched and come on for a couple of points.

                          1. MOZIL
                            • 4 Years
                            4 months, 6 days ago

                            Could be:
                            Torres Aguero Mahrez
                            Foden Rodi B.Silva

                          2. Hazz
                            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                            • 3 Years
                            4 months, 6 days ago

                            Always a percentage chance.

                          3. Qaiss
                            • 5 Years
                            4 months, 6 days ago

                            No one here knows, just go with your feeling. They just drew 0-0 and he started every game over Xmas last season, as well as having the week off nearly every single CL game this season, so he's definitely fresh and ready.

                          4. OneDennisBergkamp
                            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                            • 5 Years
                            4 months, 6 days ago

                            hes certainly due a rest and 3 days after a manchester derby against west brom is ideal time as any

                            1. Qaiss
                              • 5 Years
                              4 months, 6 days ago

                              He isn't due a rest

                              1. OneDennisBergkamp
                                • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                                • 5 Years
                                4 months, 6 days ago

                                played 90mins the last 6, has 3 games in 7 days i'm not banking on him to play 270 mins, west brom game would make the most sense to rest him

                        15. Wolfman180
                          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                          • 7 Years
                          4 months, 6 days ago

                          Best option for the next 4 GWs?
                          A) Salah
                          B) Bruno

                          1. Nay08
                              4 months, 6 days ago

                              imo salah

                          2. nerd_is_the_werd
                            • 1 Year
                            4 months, 6 days ago

                            Which GK to start:

                            Martinez - Burnley (h)
                            Mendy - Wolves (a)

                            Bear in mind I've got the last 4 wrong!!!!
                            The other goalie kept a clean sheet and has cost me in total around 30 points!!!!!

                            So far, I'm tending towards Martinez (h).

                            1. Qaiss
                              • 5 Years
                              4 months, 6 days ago

                              Martinez. Think Wolves could nick a result.

                            2. 420king
                              • 6 Years
                              4 months, 6 days ago

                              That's why you only pick one GK. Martinez this week, though just barely.

                          3. MikeLowrey
                            • 2 Years
                            4 months, 6 days ago

                            Best short term M5 before flipping to Zaha in a few GW:

                            A) Mount
                            B) Greenwood
                            C) Bowen
                            D) Cavaleiro

                          4. The Dead Parrots
                            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                            • 2 Years
                            4 months, 6 days ago

                            a) Soucek or b) Lookman

                            1. Bobby Digital
                              • 3 Years
                              4 months, 6 days ago

                              A

                          5. JURGENAUT
                            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                            4 months, 6 days ago

                            Lookman or Soucek for this week?

                            1. The Dead Parrots
                              • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                              • 2 Years
                              4 months, 6 days ago

                              Just asked the same question, see above lol! For this week I'd say Lookman.

                          6. Will J 256
                            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                            4 months, 6 days ago

                            Is Grealish and Watkins in a 3-4-3 too much villa?

                            1. Bobby Digital
                              • 3 Years
                              4 months, 6 days ago

                              I'll keerp them till GW16

                            2. Nay08
                                4 months, 6 days ago

                                no. unless there's a more tempting move you need to do, I will keep them both especially grealish. may not be in this christmas period, but they have 2 upcoming double GW.